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Derek Kern

Laser Maintenance 101

HOW-TO: LASER MAINTENANCE 101 Laser systems are a large investment. Especially the good ones. And just like any other investment, laser systems come with some responsibility. Routine maintenance provides two key benefits: Keeps the laser

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Derek Kern

How Customers Use Laser Technology to Combat COVID-19

HOW CUSTOMERS USE LASER TECHNOLOGY TO COMBAT COVID-19 The COVID-19 crisis has placed intense pressure on companies as we strive to maintain (and potentially future-proof) bottom-line revenue amidst possible shutdowns, corporate mandates, and operational changes. As the

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Adam Voigt

Enterprise Minnesota Magazine

Enterprise Minnesota Magazine MN Laser Technology Family Business Kern brothers combine two related laser-tech companies with growing international market From their headquarters in rural Wadena, Kern Laser Systems and  Kern Technologies are family businesses that have partnered with national

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Derek Kern

Application Tip – K-Vision Fiducials 101

Application Tip – K-Vision Fiducials 101 The k-vision package is a fully integrated hardware and software solution that allows for accurate cutting of printed materials. This process starts with a nozzle mounted camera which automatically measures the

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Adam Voigt

Nozzles

Nozzles Nozzles Do you know when and why to switch nozzles on your optic assembly? Did you know there are different nozzles for your optic assembly that allow for better quality cuts? Depending on what

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paper honeycomb
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Derek Kern

Application Tip – Paper Honeycomb

Paper Honeycomb Paper Honeycomb Paper honeycomb is an alternative solution to using standoffs with aluminum honeycomb inserts. The paper honeycomb absorbs the laser’s energy and does not result in flashbacks or tick marks on the

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Customer Review
Adam Voigt

Customer Spotlight – SBC Laser

Customer Spotlight – SBC Laser HOW TO CREATE A MIXED MEDIA GIFT USING A LASER How do you say “Thank You” to an outstanding client or customer? Nick Caito of SBC Laser demonstrates his take

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Adam Voigt

Customer Spotlight – Family Laser

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT – FAMILY LASER Dad and 3 Sisters Start a Customized Laser Business See how the three sisters of Family Laser started their company, why they chose a Kern system, and how they use

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